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NBGS Annual General Meeting
Saturday, May 26
NBGS Annual General Meeting  (NBGS Provincial Meetings)
11:00 am to 3:00 pm
Garcelon Civic Center, 22 Budd Ave., St. Stephen
The programme after the AGM will feature Larry Burden presenting: "Across the River: The Search for Maritimers in the Civil War".
 
Thousands of men and women who were born in the British North American Colonies of New Brunswick, Nova, Scotia, and PEI served in the American Civil War and are now buried around the world. Larry Burden, Vice President of the Maritimes' only Civil War living history group, "Company I" of the 20th Maine Volunteers has been researching who these men and women are and locating their graves.
 
Larry, a retired Sergeant from the RCMP, using his background in complex investigations has continued the work that Company I has been doing for the past 20 years, increaseing the number of identified Civil War participants from a few hundred to over 2000 and counting. In addition Company I has identified 700 graves of Maritime civil war veterans.
 
In his presentation he will explain his methods of research and share some interesting finds.


Saint John Branch meeting
Wednesday, May 30
Saint John Branch meeting  (NBGS BRANCH MEETINGS)
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Saint John Free Public Library, Market Square, Saint John
The programme at this meeting will focus on the history and genealogy of St. Martins.  Final details are still being negotiated.



Charlotte Branch meeting
Saturday, June 9
Charlotte Branch meeting  (NBGS BRANCH MEETINGS)
1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Magaguadavic Place in St. George
June 2018 Branch meeting - topics: current member projects, summer events, digitalization of some branch records for NBGS website.


Saint John Branch monthly meeting
Monday, June 11
Saint John Branch monthly meeting  (NBGS BRANCH MEETINGS)
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
St. Martins
FIELD TRIP to St. Martins. View the Prince Victor figurehead at the Quaco Museum + Village walk discussing the historical homes of the shipbuilders and also visit local cemeteries where they and their families are buried.
 
If the weather does not co-operate the event will be re-scheduled to 12 June.



Charlotte Branch meeting
Saturday, September 15
Charlotte Branch meeting  (NBGS BRANCH MEETINGS)
1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
St. Croix Library in St. Stephen
September (Fall) 2018 Branch meeting - Guest Speaker to be determined (topic: local history, genealogy). Member discussions on current member projects, digitalization of some branch records for NBGS website, planning for December's holiday event.


Saturday, September 22
Provincial Executive and Board of Directors meeting  (NBGS Provincial Meetings)
1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton



Saturday, November 24
Provincial Executive and Board of Directors meeting  (NBGS Provincial Meetings)
1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Provincial Executive and Board of Directors meeting



Saturday, December 8
Charlotte Branch "Christmas Event"  (Monthly Meetings)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
To Be Determined
Annual Christmas Social Event for Charlotte Branch members!